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Mass Effect 2 on Two DVDs

The Mass Effect Community Forums have word that Mass Effect 2 will span two DVDs for both Windows and Xbox 360, and the Xbox 360 version will require a one-time disc swap (thanks Kotaku). Word is:

Ok some details for you.

1 - Yes, there are 2 game discs for both the PC and Xbox 360 versions, both the Collector's and standard editions.

2 - There is a 3rd disc with the Collector's Edition. This is a movie DvD containing making of and other bonus information.

3 - The PC version is a standard install. You install the information from both discs and then play with 1 disc in the drive. No swapping.

4 - The Xbox 360 does not have an install and does require disc swapping during play.

5 - Even though there is a disc swap, it occurs at a carefully planned place in the game (that does not interfere with gameplay) and is done once. You do not swap back and forth. 1 swap and then done.

6 - Why 2 discs? Answer: Because you cannot fit this much awesome on one disc.

Hope this helps.

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34. Re: Mass Effect 2 on Two DVDs Dec 5, 2009, 21:02 Eldaron Imotholin
 
Act now and we'll throw in a second disc... ABSOLUTELY FREE!

You wish!

Of course this game will cost more for that extra disc, even if it's just an added $5.


Not true. My Dragon Age CE has 3 DVDs and I bought it for 49 euros, which is almost to be considered cheap of late. The normal version, which has 2 DVDs, costs 45 euros.
 
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